Aaron McCarey, Ross County

About Aaron

Aaron McCarey is an Irish goalkeeper who plays for Scottish Premiership club Ross County. Aaron had previously joined Wolverhampton Wanderers from Monaghan United in January 2010 before having loan spells with AFC Telford United, Walsall, York City, Portsmouth and Bury.

He made his club debut on the 3rd September 2013 in a Football League Trophy tie against Walsall and on 28th November 2013 he signed a new two-and-a-half-year contract with Wolves. Almost immediately after he joined League Two side York City on loan until 4th January 2014 making five appearances for York before being recalled by Wolves. He made his Wolves league debut the following day in a 1–0 away defeat to Gillingham and made four further league appearances as Wolves won the division.

Aaron then joined Portsmouth at the conclusion of his loan spell and was loaned out again, this time joining League One Bury for a month but suffered a groin injury after his first game cutting his loan period short.

Club History

During his career Aaron has played for the Republic of Ireland national U17, U18 and U19 teams and played at the 2011 UEFA European Under-19 Championship, with the Republic of Ireland losing to Spain in the semi-final. Aaron McCarey’s debut at U21 level came in May 2012 as a substitute in a 2–1 friendly over Denmark. Aaron received his first call up to the senior Republic of Ireland national team as a replacement for Keiren Westwood, for a friendly against Spain in New York in June 2013.